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Icy Conditions Lead to Wicked Collisions on I-44 in Missouri

Icy road conditions led to a series of wicked collisions – including a 30-vehicle pileup – this past Sunday on Interstate 44 in Missouri.

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Photo by Ashley Rozane

Icy road conditions led to a series of wicked collisions – including a 30-vehicle pileup – this past Sunday on Interstate 44 in Missouri.

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One person died and another was hurt in a 12-vehicle crash on I-44 near Lebanon, Mo., according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

That same day, 11 people were injured – two of whom had to be airlifted – in a 30-vehicle collision on I-44 in Rolla, Mo., according to the highway patrol.

Photo by Ashley Rozane

Facebook user Ashley Rozane posted a number of photos of the 30-vehicle pileup. Rozane says her pickup is on top in this photo.

From midnight on Sunday, Feb. 4, to 6 a.m. on Feb. 5, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to 1,445 calls for service, including 819 collisions with 118 injuries and five fatalities, according to the agency.

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In a tweet, the highway patrol reminded motorists to slow down during inclement weather.

On a related note, the Missouri Department of Transportation Kansas City reminded motorists to stay at least 100 feet behind snowplows, after two collisions in a two-day span.

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